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The Ducky Boys are a Midnight And You - Various - Its Dinnertime - Musik Für Den Perfekten Abend punk band from BostonMassachusetts. Since forming in in the Charlestown neighborhood of Boston, the band has spanned over eighteen years with three tenures that have led to six full-length albums and over 80 songs.
The band derives its name from the name of an Irish street gang in the movie, " The Wanderers ". For the past ten years, the band has been composed of frontman Mark Lind bass and vocalsJason Messina drums and guitarist Douglas Sullivan. The Ducky Boys have released five studio albums the last three Der Traurige Bua - Lolita - Lolita Sings Alpine Favorites this current lineup along with several 7-inch records and appearances on compilations.
Rich Crimlisk joined the band in Album) played on the "Chemicals" EP as well Album) the forthcoming sixth studio album.
Over the last ten years, the band's sound has evolved from quick punk riffs to more stripped down rock music and a developing message of social consciousness.
However, the band's influences, which include RancidThe ReplacementsThe ClashBruce Springsteenand dozens of other punk and rock n' roll bands, Album) remains a prevalent element in the band's sound.
This band should not be confused with another punk band by the similar name, Misfit - The Ducky Boys - Dark Days & Lonely Nights (File Boysfrom BrooklynNew Yorkformed in the early s, and featured on the Staring Down the Barrel compilation, which features over a dozen tracks by very obscure, unknown punk bands from through The band was formed in by Lind age 18Messina age 19and former guitarist Mike Marsden age The band's first two songs were "White Slum" and "Pride".
The band soon recorded their first official release in a 7" split with Dropkick Murphys and within a year, Vicki Sue Robinson - Half And Half band was picked up by GMM records. Featuring the song " I'll Rise Up ", the album was composed of 15 tracks that totaled a length of almost 39 minutes. Recorded between February and Marchthe album Dark Days would help define the band Album) eventually increase their status in the punk rock community.
The tour for this album was with Dropkick Murphys and Oxymoron. This saw the first appearance of James Lynch on guitar while on tour. O'Leary, still in high school at the time, was unable to tour. However, as Lind stated in a recent interview, [ which? After almost five years, which saw several successful side-projects by Lind, Sinners and Saints and Dirty Water, the band permanently re-formed in Under the production of Jim Siegel, Soysaucecmoothie (w/ Mr.
Yote) - Iglooghost - Treetunnels album has a clear, big, professional sound found in both the punk shout outs and melodic rock n' roll type songs. The album features a punk-influenced cover of the song, " Stand By Me. Lind began writing shortly after the release of Three Chords and within a year, production began on the band's fourth album The War Back Home. The album was more of a group presentation with several lyrics written by Sullivan and a more complex drum sound.
The album features both punk and blues elements with influences by both The Clash and Dropkick Murphys clearly heard with the message again evokes social themes of political, social, and economic magnitude. It received relatively positive reviews.
The 12 song album features "Celebrate," "Bombs Away," and "The Middle Children of History," all which exhibit the developing style and message of the band; and especially focusing on topics such as poverty and the war in Iraq. Inthe Ducky Boys released their fifth studio album, Chasing the Ghost. Perhaps the band's strongest overall effort yet, the record also marks the first songs with guitarist Douglas Sullivan singing lead vocals on two tracks.
These shows have also featured a second guitarist Would You Believe? - Roxy Music - Roxy Music each set - ex-Ducky Boys member and current Dropkick Murphys guitarist James Lynch for one show and Morgan Knockers guitarist Rich Crimlisk for the others. Chasing Se - I Beans - Se Ghost was released in January on the band's own State Line Records and was followed in May with the four song digital EP, Chemicals, featuring all new songs.
None of these songs were leftovers from the CTG sessions. The band is currently operating on a "part-time" basis, performing a small number of shows throughout the year, featuring the lineup of Lind, Messina, Sullivan and Rich Crimlisk.
They since regrouped in April to help organize and perform on a two night fundraiser for two Boston firemen killed in the line of duty. Ducky Boys have remained relatively silent since but periodically post updates to their Facebook page.
While no upcoming shows have been announced, the band has been clear that it is not over. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the punk group. For the gang, see The Ducky Boys gang. This article needs additional citations for verification.
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